Cardinal City Mayor Wears the Crown

SAN BERNARDINO — There she is, Miss Cardinal 2018-2019. Jhunelyn Parafina won the title Saturday evening in a competition that had eighteen Cardinal City senior ladies vying for the crown. The 14th annual Miss Cardinal Pageant was held at Sturges Center for the Fine Arts in front of a packed audience of parents, students, teachers, and district and community dignitaries. The 2018-2019 Miss Cardinal court also … Continue reading Cardinal City Mayor Wears the Crown

2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 1: Allysa Duque

BY: KAREN MONARREZ Allysa Duque, Miss Cardinal contestant #1, is inside Riley Elementary School. Allysa is in a mentoring program where students participate in activities with younger students. When they are paired up with students, they try to select compatible mentors. As a mentor at Riley, Allysa does activities with her student match. Being a mentor to a younger students makes Allysa a role model … Continue reading 2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 1: Allysa Duque

2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 18: Jennifer Ramirez

BY: ZESHARI MARIN There are many job sin the world that can express who you are or who you want to be as a person. Yet not many people say that they want to become a children’s animator. Jennifer Ramirez, one of SBHS’s Miss Cardinal contestants is one of the few whose dream is to become just that. “I want to give children a role … Continue reading 2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 18: Jennifer Ramirez

2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 14: Emely Ruiz

BY: ASHLEY TORRES Feeling alone, facing many struggles but determined to do better than her dad. Emely Ruiz, a hard-working, beautiful young lady, is inspired by her father to someday work in e-business or special education and be successful. “My ultimate ambition is to buy my father his dream house and pay him back for all the effort he made while raising my siblings and … Continue reading 2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 14: Emely Ruiz

2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 13: Silvana Mazun

BY: BELLE ZUNABY Some students here at San Bernardino High School could care less about the environment around them. However, should she win the Miss Cardinal title, Silvana Mazun, would not use her royal power for anything other than going out into the community to help. Once she puts her mind to something, it is almost impossible for her not to put her full effort … Continue reading 2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 13: Silvana Mazun

2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 10: Jessica Navarro

BY: BELLE ZUNABY Twelfth grader and Miss Cardinal contestant, Jessica Navarro, wishes to be someone who represents her community. She is determined to lead others with her leadership skills into wanting the same. Her determination comes from living here in San Bernardino and seeing but also experiencing struggles that we might not always pay attention to. That is one of her bigger goals, being the … Continue reading 2018-2019 Miss Cardinal Contestant 10: Jessica Navarro

Thirty-Three Golden Cardinals

Thirty-three of our Cardinal seniors are eligible to receive the Golden State Seal Merit Diploma. Since 1997, the State Board of Education and the State Superintendent of Public Instruction have awarded this honor to students who demonstrate mastery of at least six subject areas of high school curriculum. For meeting the eligibility requirements, these 33 students will receive diplomas affixed with a gold, embossed seal … Continue reading Thirty-Three Golden Cardinals